|Next ISS Crew Prepares for Launch in Kazakhstan|
At the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, Expedition 31 Soyuz Commander Gennady Padalka, NASA Flight Engineer Joe Acaba and Flight Engineer Sergei Revin participated in their final unsuited fit check in the Soyuz TMA-04M spacecraft and conducted other traditional activities on May 11, as they prepared for launch to the International Space Station on May 15 local time. The video also features the backup crew members, Russian Soyuz Commander Oleg Novitskiy, NASA Flight Engineer Kevin Ford and Flig...
Keywords: Where -- Kazakhstan; Who -- Gennady Padalka; Next; ISS; Crew; Prepares; for; Launch; in; Kazakhstan
|Expedition 32/33 Crew Members Discuss Next Mission|
Expedition 32/33 crew members Sunita Williams of NASA, Akihiko Hoshide of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency and Yuri Malenchenko of the Russian Federal Space Agency are set to launch to the orbiting outpost aboard the Soyuz TMA-05M spacecraft July 15 and return to Earth in November.
Keywords: Where -- Japan; Who -- Yuri Malenchenko; What -- Earth; NASA; ISS; Expedition; 32/33; Crew; News; Conference
|ISS Crew Discusses Dragon Arrival|
Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 31 Flight Engineers Don Pettit and Joe Acaba of NASA and Flight Engineer Andre Kuipers of the European Space Agency fielded questions from reporters May 26, just hours after opening the hatch to SpaceX's Dragon vehicle, the world's first commercial cargo craft launched by the private sector to assist in the resupply of the international complex. Dragon will remain berthed to Harmony until May 31, enabling the crew to unload supplies for the stat...
Keywords: What -- Earth; Where -- Pacific Ocean; Station; Crew; Discuss; Arrival; of; Space; desktop
|Bolden Calls Underwater NEEMO 16 Crew|
From outside their underwater laboratory in Florida, NASA Astronaut and NEEMO 16 Commander Dottie Metcalf-Lindenburger and European Space Agency astronaut Timothy Peake took a call from NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden on June 18. Bolden was speaking from the NASA TV studio at the agency's headquarters in Washington, D.C.An international crew of four headed by Lindenburger has been performing spacewalks on the ocean floor to test concepts for future asteroid exploration as part of the 16th NASA...
Keywords: Where -- Washington; What -- Aquarius; Where -- Florida; Admin; Bolden; Talks; To; NEEMO; 16; Crew
|Expedition 31 Crew Meets the Media and Conducts Traditional Ceremonies|
Expedition 31 Soyuz Commander Gennady Padalka, NASA Flight Engineer Joe Acaba and Flight Engineer Sergei Revin, along with Expedition 31 backup crewmembers Kevin Ford, Evgeny Tarelkin and Oleg Novitskiy, fielded questions from the media at their training base at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia, outside Moscow on April 25 ,2012. They later participated in traditional ceremonies also at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center, including a visit to the Yuri Gagarin museum w...
Keywords: Where -- Moscow; Who -- Yuri Gagarin; Where -- Russia; Who -- Gennady Padalka; ISS; E31; Crew; Newser; VF; 042512
|Next ISS Crew Meets Media, Pays Homage at Red Square|
Expedition 32 Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko, NASA Flight Engineer Suni Williams and Flight Engineer Aki Hoshide of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency participated in traditional ceremonies at Red Square in Moscow on June 22, 2012, laying flowers at the Kremlin Wall and touring the Kremlin as they paid tribute to iconic Russian space heroes. The ceremony is part of traditional activities conducted in advance of their launch to the International Space Station on July 15...
Keywords: Where -- Japan; Where -- Moscow; Who -- Yuri Malenchenko; Where -- Russia; Who -- Suni Williams; Exp; 32; 33; Crew; Pays; Homage; at; Red; Square